Omar Douglas defeats Frank De Alba on PBC on FS1
- Updated: December 30, 2015
Bethlehem, PA. The Boxing World came to the Sands Bethlehem Event Center in Bethlehem, PA for one of the final fight cards of 2015 for “Toe to Toe Tuesday’s” as Omar Douglas took on Frank De Alba in 10 round junior lightweights action. Omar Douglas from Wilmington, Delaware came into fight with a record of (15-0,11 KOs) and off a win over Braulio Santos back in September 15 2015 while Frank De Alba from Reading PA with a record of (17-2-1, 6 KOs) and off a win over Jesus Lule back in November 20,2015
The fights were broadcasted on FOX Sports 1 part of the Premier Boxing Champions series. In the first round was a feeling out process for both fighters and got some good shots in. Douglas would land some big shots in the 2nd round and Frank would throw some big shots to end the round and make this a even fight. From rounds 3 on, this fight would turn into one of those fight scenes from one of the rocky movies where both guys would hand huge shots and the crowd inside the Sands Bethlehem Event Center was on the edge of their seats for the entire fight. The fight would go the distance and the judges scored it 97-93, 96-94, 95-95 as Omar Douglas would win this fight by majority decision. With the win, Omar Douglas goes to (16-0, 11 KOs) while Frank De Alba falls to (17-2-2, 6 KOs).
The Other fights that was aired on FS1 was Miguel Cruz would defeat Virgil Green by 7th round TKO & Christopher Brooker would take apart undefeated Leo Hall in an eight-round unanimous decision.